services for Gladys Leavitt, 63, of Homedale who died
Sunday, Feb. 24 in a Homedale nursing home, will be
conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the
Carson of the Homedale First Ward Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-day Saints will officiate under the direction of
Flahiff Funeral Chapel Homedale.
She was born Aug.
11, 1921, in Page, N.D.
She moved with her family to Minnesota in 1933.
In 1942 she moved to California.
She married Chester Leavitt on June 28, 1944, in San Bernardino, Calif.
They moved to Adrian, Ore.,
in 1945. Later they
moved to Wilder, Coos Bay, Ore.,
and in 1952 to Homedale.
Mr. Leavitt died in 1952.
She worked for nine years at the J.R. Simplot Co.;
cooked at Max’s Cafe in Homedale for several years, and also
worked at J.C. Watson Co. in Homedale.
She was a member of the Homedale Senior Citizens,
Grandma’s Club and the Homedale First Ward Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints.
She is survived
by five sons, Donald Leavitt of Notus, David Leavitt of
California, Richard Leavitt of Homedale and Charles Leavitt
and Jack Leavitt, two brothers, Kenneth and Glenn Haurauer,
both of Minnesota and one sister Eleanor Banister of
Minnesota; 13 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and
was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one
Friends may call at Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Homedale
Tuesday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m.